The Newest DeBarge, Kristinia DeBarge is Signed To Island Def Jam!
Audio Link -----------------> "GoodBye"
Kristinia DeBarge carries on the tradition of her father James DeBarge, keyboardist and founding member of beloved Motown ’80s group DeBarge. Kristinia knew she wanted to be a singer at the age of three, but didn’t reveal her wishes to her family until she was twelve. To gage her passion, James DeBarge and Kristinia went to the studio and recorded a duet called “How I Feel Inside.” Kristinia recalls. “Our session ended at 4am and my dad asked me after all those hours and after all that work if I still wanted to do this. I answered yes, and that’s how he knew I was serious about being a singer.”
“Goodbye” is the first release from Kristinia’s debut album on new label Sodapop Music, set for summertime release. Many tracks on the album were written and produced by Babyface; “Goodbye,” is co-produced by Babyface and The Pentagon. Sodapop Music is a full-scale label start-up for Babyface, one of his first since his LaFace Records (home of Toni Braxton, OutKast, TLC, and Usher), the wildly successful label co-founded in 1989 by Babyface and Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid, who today is Chairman, Island Def Jam Music Group. Also, co-founder Jeff Burroughs heads Sodapop Music after serving in senior executive positions over the past decade at RCA Music Group and as Executive Vice President of P. Diddy’s Bad Boy Entertainment.
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